June 26th, 2020 | by Maarten Vinkhuyzen
Don't believe commonly repeated anti-hype, nor the praised but far too timid aspirations of companies like Lyft. Over a year ago, I wrote an article predicting the transition happening around 2025. The EV revolution is happening faster than I expected in that article, and the next 5 years will show a dramatic shift
June 11th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
Bloomberg reports that GM's CEO, Mary Barra, recently said that it will take decades for electric vehicles to be the dominant form of transportation in the
May 25th, 2020 | by Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai
One of the main players in the South African EV space is GridCars. Established in 2009, GridCars has grown to become South Africa’s largest Electric Vehicle Charging Service Equipment (EVSE), Charging Station Infrastructure and Management Systems firm
April 1st, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
A decade ago, wind power was already basically cost-competitive with conventional power sources, utility-scale solar was significantly more expensive but starting to bloom, and electric vehicles were hardly a blip on the horizon and basically unknown to most of us. How did that change in the past 10 years
February 5th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
Someone has gone and created a simple little Tesla video game in which you can walk around, watch videos about Tesla, talk to a Tesla-loving "CyberGirl," click through to Tesla.com using the game creator's referral code link, listen to cyber Elon Musk and Franz Holzhausen relay some useful statements that real Elon and Franz made, and more. My favorite part is zipping into the sky for a good view of the city on a definite non-Tesla vehicle
February 3rd, 2020 | by Carolyn Fortuna
How did LeBron James' celebrity endorsement of the Hummer EV during Super Bowl LIV change its gas-guzzling image
January 18th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland
The world's fossil fuel vehicle sales have continued to freefall in 2019, dropping by around 4.35 million, or some 4.7%, compared to 2018, accelerating a now inexorable trend. Global electric vehicle sales meanwhile have continued to rise, with 2019 EV market share reaching 4.7% in China and 3.8% in Europe
January 13th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland
2019 electric vehicle market share in the world's largest auto market, China, increased from 4.5% to 4.7%, even after a significant trimming of incentives from July
December 16th, 2019 | by Maarten Vinkhuyzen
What is happening in the Netherlands is illustrative of what is going to happen in the surrounding countries. The key to understanding this is a European phenomenon (tax loophole) — company cars for private use
December 13th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Steve Carlisle, president of Cadillac, told the press this week his division could be making only electric cars by 2030. Emphasis on "could."
December 9th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Chris Paine, director of the movie Who Killed The Electric Car, shared some thoughts on the EV revolution with Forbes recently. Many of our readers will agree with his views.
August 3rd, 2019 | by Matt Pressman
Elon Musk is consistently accused of being late. Sure, Tesla typically takes longer to launch its electric cars than Musk's overzealous timelines. But no one can argue with his sense of urgency to expedite EVs to market. On the other hand, how are legacy automakers faring in their race to go electric
July 8th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
The US is heading for a down year in auto sales. The only bright spot is Tesla. So why is everyone bashing the one company that is succeeding at building US-made cars with American workers?
June 18th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Klaus Zellmer, CEO of Porsche Cars North America, says the EV revolution is real and is moving fast. Recent sales figures seem to support his claim.
May 30th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
The 2019 IEA electric car report predicts there will be 250 million EVs on the road worldwide by 2025 under the best case scenario, 130 million with less optimistic assumptions. Either is good news, but the world really needs to strive for the best case scenario.
February 28th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Jeep says it is prepared to invest $4.5 billion in new or upgraded manufacturing facilities in Michigan. Part of those plans include developing plug-in hybrid versions of iconic Jeep models. Will Jeep customers be interested in electrified motoring?
February 19th, 2019 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland
The China EV sales count for January 2019 is in. China recorded 91,175 passenger electric vehicle sales in the month, and around 96,000 when adding on commercial vehicles sales. Meanwhile, with total vehicle sales dropping in China almost 16% year over year this January, gasmobiles continue their inevitable fall whilst EVs inexorably rise
January 21st, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
The EV revolution continues to gather momentum as Infiniti says all its cars will be plug-in hybrids or battery electrics, Porsche and Audi say they are raising their EV production goals, and Ducati says it will have an electric motorcycle soon.
December 31st, 2018 | by Jessica Feinleib
CleanTechnica reader Jessica Feinleib spent time in Costa Rica and reports that country stands on the edge of an electric car revolution. Read more about her findings in this exclusive report.
October 13th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan
In 4 days, on Wednesday, October 17, I will be presenting and moderating panels about the EV revolution during AVERE's AEC2018 conference. In the opening plenary, I will open up the conference with four EV leaders with diverse expertise and surely useful insight to share. Here's the opening lineup